THUNDER BAY – Crime Report – The Thunder Bay Police attended a convenience store located on South Franklin Street to investigate a robbery that had just occurred at 4:20 p.m. on April 3, 2014.
A male entered the store and demanded money from the store clerk. When the clerk refused the male pulled out a syringe and threatened the clerk. The male attempted to open the till but was unsuccessful and left the store leaving the area on foot. There were no injuries.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male approximately 30 years of age. He is approximately 5’10” tall with a thin build and no facial hair. He was wearing a dark blue jacket, jeans and a blue baseball cap with a red brim with a white “A” on it.
A second robbery was reported at 4:45 p.m. on April 3, 2014 at a laundromat located on North Cumberland Street.
A male entered the store and proceeded to the cashier area and demanded money and cigarettes from the clerk while threatening him with a syringe. The suspect left the establishment with cigarettes and cash. There were no injuries in this incident.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male in his early 20’s. He is 5’8” tall with a slim build and sunken cheeks. He was wearing a baggy dark jacket and a two tone hat with a red brim.
Anyone who can identify the male in these incidents is asked to contact the Thunder Bay Police at 684-1200 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). A web tip may also be anonymously submitted at www.tipsubmit.com.
Cash rewards are paid for any tips that lead to an arrest.
Crime Report from Thunder Bay Police